2017 – For your Entertainment

More Art to See:

“Birds of a Feather Flock Together” – a collaboration of works by Les LePere & Robert “Bob” Ebendorf will be on display in the Third Floor Gallery Cases at the Jenkins Fine Art Center

“Pocosin Display” -Third Floor Gallery Cases, Jenkins Fine Art Center

Food to Eat & Good Drinks to Drink:

Please view the link below for a list of restaurants and bars within walking distance from the Jenkins Fine Art Center.




2017 Raffle Information

Let’s be honest, who doesn’t like a good gamble every now and again? Our annual raffle helps to fuel our symposium each year. Start scraping your change. Raffle Prices are as follows:

1 ticket for $2.00,  3 tickets for $5.00,  6 tickets for $10.00

Items raffled off will include art/jewelry pieces by 2017 Symposium Presenters, ECU Faculty, Alumni, and Graduate Students. These pieces will be on display in the cases in front of the Burroughs Wellcome Gallery in the Jenkins Fine Art Center.

You can purchase your raffle tickets Saturday & Sunday during lunch at 12:30-1:30 as well as Saturday evening after 5:30.

Winners will be announced Sunday at 6:00 pm

*If you would like to donate an item to be raffled off, please email us at ecusymposium@gmail.com


The annual Saw, File, Solder race at Dirty LAM Studios was originally adapted from the one and only National Saw, File, Solder Sprints at Yuma Arts Symposium in Yuma, AZ.  See here for more history:    http://www.yumaartsymposium.memberlodge.org/page-103379

The Dirty LAM version is basically the same, except we use copper and it’s a one person race.  Join us after your art stroll Friday night of the Symposium to test your skillz!  Top 3 winners receive a prize!!   Come compete or cheer on your buddies!!  Good community and conversation for all!

The clock starts running at 7:30 and ends at 10:30.  BYOB&F!  See you there!!

Directions to Dirty LAM Studios 213 W 9th Street – Greenville, NC 27858 :

  • Take a left on 5th Street when leaving the Leo Jenkins SoAD parking lot.
  • turn left at the 3rd stoplight, onto Evans Street.
  • Pass under 1 stoplight
  • Take a right onto 9th This will be just a couple blocks past the intersection you went through.
  • Continue on 9th two blocks
  • Dirty LAM is on the left located in the center of a long 1 story brick building, between Collide Youth Group and a Cop Substation


2017 – Show Announcement: “Collective Voices”


Featured work: “Mattress Pair” by Danielle James

Collective Voices is a Juried Alumni Exhibition featuring a wide range of materials and subject matter created by Alumni of the Metal Design program at East Carolina University. The show is juried and curated by Barbara McFadyen and Sarah Loch-Test.

Collective Voices will be exhibited during the Gallery Crawl on Friday the 13th and though out symposium weekend. The show will be on display in the Burroughs Wellcome Gallery at the Jenkins Fine Arts Center.